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[REBOL] Re: Amazon S3 Tools linux problem.

From: compkarori:gmai:l at: 26-Sep-2010 12:55

Carl If it is any consolation to you, R3 shows the timezone as +13 even as R2 shows it as +12 :( I always set the time to NIST time in my applications before I do anything else. On Sun, Sep 26, 2010 at 1:34 PM, Carl Read <carl-cybercraft.co.nz> wrote:
> Followup to this... > > http://developer.amazonwebservices.com/connect/message.jspa?messageID=119866 > > Seems the best approach would be to get the time from the Amazon server, > thus bypassing any local time issues. > > -- Carl Read. > > PS. And yes, I meant REBOL below, not REBO, and the last sentence should've > read "I couldn't /find/ one in the 'Viewtop'."... (Well what'ya expect on > the day daylight saving cuts in!) > > On Sunday, 26-September-2010 at 13:10:55 Carl Read wrote, > > >Hi yet again Graham... > > > >Today uploading to Amazon S3 stopped working for me on Windows XP! And > after a > >while it dawned on me why - daylight saving started here today. Sigh... > > > >So, if I turn off daylight saving in Windows, (setting Windows' clock back > an > >hour), I can upload. But I can't if I then manually set the clock forward > an > >hour. (And no matter what settings I choose, REBOL's time always matches > >Windows' time.) > > > >I noticed Windows says it's still only 12 hours ahead when daylight saving > is > >ticked as on (as does REBO), so I'm picking that's the source of the > problem. > >REBOL grabs the time-zone from Windows, when what it needs is 13 hours. > Unless > >there's a setting for the time-zone in REBOL? I couldn't one in the > >'Viewtop'. > > > >-- Carl Read. > > > > > >On Wednesday, 22-September-2010 at 21:50:42 Graham Chiu wrote, > > > >>Hi Carl > >> > >>Yes, about that url-encode, I just added one now :) > >> > >>The problem with the prot-http is that you do lose the headers returned > >>unless you open the url instead. Hence my need to modify the success > >>function. > >> > >>The headers should have given the error information from Amazon that you > >>were using the incorrect time. So, not sure why that didn't work .. > >> > >>On Wed, Sep 22, 2010 at 9:29 PM, Carl Read <carl-cybercraft.co.nz> > wrote: > >> > >>> > >>> Hi Graham, > >>> > >>> Yes - elsewhere! I hadn't set the timezone on Linux, (it's a newish > >>> install), and that was the problem. I noticed the time was four hours > out > >>in > >>> the authorization block, which put me on the right track. > >>> > >>> BTW, I've just remembered the url-encode function wasn't included with > >your > >>> script - I had to find it elsewhere. It's not in View 2.7.7, but > perhaps > >>> it's in other REBOLs? > >>> > >>> Anyway, many thanks for your patience! And the script - useful. > >>> > >>> -- Carl Read. > > > >-- > >To unsubscribe from the list, just send an email to > >lists at rebol.com with unsubscribe as the subject. > > > > > > -- > To unsubscribe from the list, just send an email to > lists at rebol.com with unsubscribe as the subject. >
-- Graham Chiu http://www.compkarori.co.nz:8090/ Synapse - the use from anywhere EMR.